The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of ICT role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of ICT in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of ICT
Rank 649 655 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of ICT 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.010% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.010% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £69,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £52,250 £58,052
% change year-on-year
+53.11% -9.99%
Head of ICT
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39184 39901 41305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.77% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33782 33821 33803
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Head of ICT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of ICT in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of ICT Jobs Demand Trend in London

Head of ICT
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of ICT across the London region.

Head of ICT Salary Trend in London

Head of ICT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Head of ICT in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of ICT in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) DBS Check
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Legal
5 1 (12.50%) SMTP
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) SNMP
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) SAN

Head of ICT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Head of ICT in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of ICT in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) SMTP
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) New Media
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) DBS Check
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft